PHOTOS: Persons Trapped Accident in Punchbowl

November 20, 2011 by NSW Incident Alerts

Emergency Services were called to Punchbowl Road at Warwick Street, Punchbowl about 10:15pm last night (Saturday, 19 November 2011) following reports of a two car accident with persons trapped.

Fire Trucks from Revesby and Bankstown along with Numerous Ambulances, Police and the RTA responded to the incident.

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The scene at the nursing home in Quakers Hill after a fire broke out in the nursing home.

22/11/2011 9:50 am
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Quakers Hill Nursing Home Fire

At about 4:53am on Friday, 18 November 2011, An automatic fire alarm activation promoted staff of the nursing home to begin evacuating residents and promoted a Fire and Rescue NSW crew from Schofields to respond, who were on scene within 6 minutes. Upon Arrival, Firefighters saw a wing of the building well alight. They called for urgent assistance which saw over 90 firefighters and 20 firetrucks from across Sydney respond, alongside paramedics and police.

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20/11/2011 6:10 pm
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Teenager Leads Police on Pursuit on the North Coast

A 15-year-old boy from Lismore will face court following allegedly stealing a car and leading police on a lengthy pursuit from Sandy Beach to New Italy on the NSW North Coast for almost 145km.

About 6pm, Police were notified that a Ford Falcon was stolen from a home on Sandy Beach Road, Sandy Beach. A short time later, Police were called to a service station in Woolgoolga after the driver had failed to pay for petrol.

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20/11/2011 5:50 pm
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Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Mascot

A 40-year-old motorcyclist died in hospital following an accident on Qantas Drive, Mascot that left him with serious injuries after colliding with a railing shortly after 11:30am yesterday (Saturday, 19 November 2011)

He was rushed to St George Hospital by Paramedics, but unfortunately, he died a short time later.

Police established a crime scene at the crash site, and have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the accident.

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19/11/2011 6:57 pm
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Chemical Spill Closes Morisset Train Station

Emergency Services were called to Morisset Train Station shortly before 11am today following a triple zero call from rail staff that noticed a chemicals leaking from a freight train.

Sodium Hypochlorite is currently leaking from the tanker, it is a chemical commonly used for cleaning. It is not yet known how much of the chemical has been spilt. Continue Reading →

18/11/2011 1:23 am
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Man Dies After Falling from Balcony in Forster

Emergency Services responded to an apartment block on Beach St, Forster where they located a young man deceased on the ground. Reports indicate he had fallen from a balcony. Police established a crime scene and investigations into the incident are continuing.